Lesson 32: Remembering Jesus Christ When We Take the Sacrament


The purpose of Primary 3 Lesson 32: Remembering Jesus Christ When We Take the Sacrament is to remind everyone that we are to always remember Jesus Christ and their baptismal covenants during the sacrament.

Teaching Thoughts

The following link to LDS.org resources unless otherwise stated.

Teacher Study

"The Sacrament- a Renewal for the Soul" by Sister Cheryl A. Esplin

"The Sacrament and the Atonement" by Elder James J. Hamula


"I Feel My Savior's Love"- Children's Songbook pg. 74

"Tell Me the Stories of Jesus"- Children's Songbook pg. 57

"I Think When I Read That Sweet Story"- Children's Songbook pg. 56

"Jesus Said Love Everyone"- Children's Songbook pg. 61

"To Think about Jesus"- Children's Songbook pg. 71

"Before I Take the Sacrament"- Children's Songbook pg. 73

"He Sent His Son"- Children's Songbook pg. 34 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

"Reverently, Quietly"- Children's Songbook pg. 26

"The Sacrament"- Children's Songbook pg. 72


The Last Supper- Bible Video about 6 minutes

Jesus Christ Teaches about the Sacrament and Prayer- Illustrated scripture video about 2 minutes long

The First Sacrament- Illustrated scripture video about 2 minutes long


My Primary 3 Lesson 32 handout packet includes

  • Sacrament coloring page
  • Sacrament trays coloring page- glue cotton balls on the tray for bread and blue circles or cereal for the water. 
  • Picture of Jesus with 3 Nephi 18:7 so you can give them out as a reminder to think about Jesus as indicated in the lesson. The image can be found on LDS.org

Activity Ideas

I Will Remember Jesus Christ- (Older kids) Make a booklet to write down thoughts during the sacrament

Remember Jesus Christ during the Sacrament- Make this wheel to look at during the sacrament

Sacrament- Word search (older kids)

Sacrament Time- Use this poster to talk about how different people are reverent during the meeting- probably better for younger classes

Taking the Sacrament- Make this door hanger as a reminder

The Sacrament- Glue the matching pictures to the chart (younger classes)

The Sacrament- Fill in the blanks by using the clues (older classes)

The Sacrament- Discover the promises as you fill in the blanks (older classes)

Bread of Life- Poster of Jesus at the Last Supper

What Should I Think About When I Take the Sacrament- Answers from Elder Jeffrey R. Holland (Quorum of the 12 Apostles)

A Sacred Prayer- Fill in the blanks for the sacrament prayer

A Lesson in Reverence- A story from President Monson and a maze

I Can Be Reverent- Booklet to put together and color

Reverent Hands- Attach these pictures to a hand puppet- one for each finger to show how we can be reverent.

Showing Respect- Mark the pictures that show reverence

Be Still and Know That I am God- Bright Idea poster about being reverent

How Should I Behave in Sacrament Meeting- Poster with ideas and pictures to show what to do.

Coloring Pages

My Faith in Jesus Grows When I  follow His example and keep His commandments

My Family is Blessed When we Remember Jesus Christ

When I Take the Sacrament I Renew My Baptismal Covenants

The Nephites Learn of the Sacrament- Flannel board figures to color

I Can Show Reverence for Sacred Places and Things